Dr. Sandra Starnes, MD

Cardiothoracic SurgeryFemaleAge 52

Dr. Starnes
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Uima Inc

231 Albert Sabin Way Cincinnati, OH 45267

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Dr. Sandra Starnes, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago medical school in 1995. She is affiliated with medical facilities UC Health West Chester Hospital and University Of Cincinnati Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Starnes to book an appointment.

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Dr. Sandra Starnes, MD is a Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has over 26 years of experience in the medical field. She graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

Indiana University / School of Medicine
Fellowship Hospital
2002
St Jsoeph Mercy Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
1996
St Joeph Mercy Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
,

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What are Dr. Sandra Starnes, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Starnes frequently treats Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs), Lung Cancer, and Esophageal Cancer. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Starnes treats.

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Dr. Starnes' office is located at 231 Albert Sabin Way, Cincinnati, OH 45267. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Dr. Starnes' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starnes performs Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs) more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Starnes performs this procedure more than 98% of her peers

Lung Cancer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starnes treats Lung Cancer more than 95% of her peers

Dr. Starnes treats this condition more than 95% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
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Esophageal Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Starnes treats Esophageal Cancer more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Starnes treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Starnes' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Boerhaave's Syndrome
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiac Tamponade
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagostomy
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Pyloromyotomy
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Septal Defect
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventricular Fibrillation
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

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(513) 558-5915

Dr. Starnes accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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Blue Access Options for ERC Health-OH PPO
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Blue Preferred Plus-OH POS
Blue Preferred-OH EPO
Blue Preferred-OH HMO
Blue Preferred-OH POS
Blue Traditional-OH
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO
Bronze Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
Gold Blue Access-OH PPO
Lumenos Plans-OH
National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
National (BlueCard) PPO
Ohio Med Plan-OH
Platinum Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO
Silver Blue Access-OH PPO Plus
The Christ Hospital Health Network (TCHHN)-OH
Trihealth HD80-OH
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred Plus POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
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Sagamore Health Network
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Uima Inc231 Albert Sabin Way Cincinnati, OH 45267
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